Galen Rupp, already qualified for the Rio 2016 marathon, gave himself a second option as he lived up to his position as favourite in the 10,000 metres at the United States Olympic Track and Field trials in a race which saw the end of 41-year-old Bernard Lagat’s hopes of becoming the oldest ever American runner at the Games.
Two young female athletes went to the brink of world records at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League meeting in Eugene, Oregon.
Mo Farah laid down a potent Olympic marker as he produced his third fastest ever 10,000m, 26min 53.71sec, to earn victory on the first of the two days of programmes at the International Association of Athletics Federations’ (IAAF) Diamond League meeting in Eugene.
World and Olympic 5,000 and 10,000 metre champion Mo Farah gets his Olympic season off and running in Eugene tomorrow night as he runs his first outdoor track race since retaining his world titles in Beijing last summer.
Recent scandals surrounding the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and FIFA are not the same and concern “different issues”, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach claimed here today as he expressed confidence that steps are being taken in the right direction to address the problems within both governing bodies.
Diack's role in awarding of 2021 IAAF World Championships to Eugene questioned by former Interpol chief
A police investigation must be held into the International Associations of Athletics Federations' (IAAF) awarding of the 2021 World Championships to Eugene, a former head of Interpol has claimed following the release of letters sent to Lamine Diack, then head of the governing body.
Despite a stupendous display of sprinting which saw six women better 10.90sec, the International Association of Athletics Federation’s (IAAF) Eugene Diamond League meeting had its highlights in the field events.
US to host World Athletics Championships for first time after Eugene awarded 2021 event - but decision upsets Sweden
The United States will host the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships for the first time after Eugene in Oregon was awarded the 2021 event.